A Community Oriented Rehabilitation Network (ACORN)

Unverified non-profit organisation

A Community Oriented Rehabilitation Network (ACORN) offers assistance to and initiates income generating project for children and widows amongst the Kurdish people in Northern Iraq. ACORN also supports a children’s rehabilitation centre in the Altai Republic of the Russian Federation.

ACORN has implemented long-term development initiatives and maintained an unbroken presence of international staff in Northern Iraq since 1993. Its aim is to continue partnering with local authorities in Iraq for the development of health and educational services.

At the request of the Kurdish health and education authorities, ACORN organization took the lead in pioneering a variety of new services for disabled children.



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Regions / countries / territories

Europe: Netherlands Middle East: Iraq

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; Disability issues; Disasters...show all (6)